For Shastri, winning the upcoming World Cup will mark the proper end of his coaching stint.
Ravi Shastri has announced his intention to resign as head coach of the Indian Cricket Team after the 2021 edition of the T20 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates. It’s worth noting that the 59-year-old Shastri, who is in control, will also end his tenure following the mega-event from October to November.
In 2017, Shastri was appointed National Head Coach and worked with Skipper to bring Indian cricket to its best. Virat Kohli.. Shastri has led India to win many bilateral series, although the ICC trophy continues to miss him. For Shastri, the UAE’s next toilet victory will mark the proper end of his coaching stint.
Ravi Shastry’s goal to hit high
“If you win the World Cup, it’s cake icing. There’s nothing more. I believe in one thing-never overdo your welcome. And I get out of the side. I think I’ve achieved too much about what I wanted to do, “Shastri said in an interview with the Guardian.
In 2018-19, India defeated Australia in Australia’s backyard to win the Border Gabascar Trophy. Team India repeated the same feat in 2020-21. On their last tour, India did not have a skipper cory in the last four games and faced many injuries concerns.
However, after breaking through the Gabber Fortress, India showed resilience and won Series 2-1. Earlier this year, the team was also able to take an unattackable 2-1 lead in a five-game test series against England after winning the Roads and Kennington Oval.
Shastri said victory was of great significance to him and Indian cricket, especially during the turbulent stages of the past year and a half. “How to beat Australia and lead the series in the UK in the year of COVID? That’s the most satisfying moment of my 40 years of cricket,” he added.
Shastri then became the head coach of India Anil Kumble I resigned in 2017. Prior to that, he was also the director of the Indian team. Shastri is also honored as a cricket player and commentator.